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Hot Chocolates

368 5th St, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 1K1, Canada
+1 250-338-8211
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“truffles” (27 reviews)
“gelato” (38 reviews)
“ice cream” (26 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
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368 5th St, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 1K1, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything here is "hot". Great breads and desserts plus the renowned chocolate treats. We enjoy the gourmet hot drinks, too. Our favorite downtown stop.

Thank probuilder
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the least known little giants on the Island. It is always busy with locals but well worth any wait for their olive breads and other baked goods. Chocolate in all forms available, excellent coffee, large yogurt cones and ice cream available. Treats, hot...More

Thank Hilford B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful pastries, unique candy, hand-dipped chocolates, olive oil and balsamic vinegars- and every thing was top quality! Bought bagette and maple dark balsamic vinegar, the toffee sponge and silver balls! This is is must stop for children - and adults!

Thank KathrynofVancouver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I go here frequently and am continually amazed by the pasties, breads cakes and chocolates. This is were we pick up our cakes for a special occasion! The bakery is on one side and the candy/ice cream shop on the other. The chocolates are hand...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We received excellent service when we wanted to put together items as a Thank You to another professional. We wish we remembered the name of the woman helping us, as she was super-patient and helpful. Together, we chose special chocolates and tasty treats, which our...More

1  Thank DukeFamily2014
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This is a chocolate shop that also sells coffee and icecream, also on the other side they do breads and cakes and gourmet condiments like oils and vinegars.

1  Thank Kim W
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Being a diabetic I should not be eating icecream, but some days when I am walking past I cannot resist. Wonderful artisan icecream. Not just icecream though - delicious chocolates and also a deli for a tasty snack, decadent pastries and excellent coffee. They even...More

1  Thank Nadine T
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Living locally, I often walk down to Hot Chocolates for a rich dark coffee and indulge is some thing totally decedent: a flaky almond croissant or a slice of their double chocolate cake. For special occasions the sky is the limit; if you can imagine...More

1  Thank Gaynor B
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I have found this on 5th street in Courtenay when all I wanted was a quick coffee. What I found is they carry sugar free flavours for your coffee and sugar/dairy free options in their amazing looking chocolates. Great staff, friendly and by the way...always...More

1  Thank netlie
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I go here regularly. The edibles here are beyond reproach. The place is always busy, mostly from locals that know a good thing, the visitors to the valley that try the place are instantly devoted fans. If you enjoy the most wonderful treats and eats...More

1  Thank Rob N
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 368 5th St, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 1K1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-338-8211
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Hot Chocolates creates true artisan chocolates, each one hand dipped and unique.We have a large selection of truffles, fudge and barks, all handmade instore from premium ingredients. You will aslo find a large array of No Sugar Added products, hot & cold drinks, candies and fresh gelato & sorbetto, made onsite.
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